What is The Hearth?
The Hearth: Assisted Living and Aging in California represents the sense of home and community to be found in Assisted Living as well as the collaborative approach to long-term care in the state of California. We endeavor to showcase the positive effects of Assisted Living on the larger community, share new resources with consumers and providers, and celebrate CALA members who are leaders in service, innovation, and advocacy.
What is CALA?
The California Assisted Living Association (CALA) is the only association solely representing the state’s Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly, which encompass Assisted Living, Memory Care, and Continuing Care Retirement Communities. Currently, CALA represents over 625 providers and more than 150 associated businesses.
CALA is devoted to the betterment of Assisted Living, Memory Care, and Continuing Care Retirement Communities through:
- Leadership to providers and other stakeholders in these residential settings
- Advocacy to protect the interests of providers and the people they serve
- Education to support high quality programs and services
To learn more, visit the CALA website.